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Ebola in DRC: A Lingering Threat

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Over 200 people have now died in an Ebola outbreak centered on the DRC province of North Kivu.

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Goldman Sachs Entangled in the 1MDB Dragnet

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1MDB investigators have set their sights on one of the largest banks in the United States.

Five Things Everyone Gets Wrong on Iran

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While it’s true that Iran presides over well-documented human rights abuses, these abuses are often exaggerated to the point of creating a tyrannical mythos that’s completely detached from reality.

South China Sea Dispute: China

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In this first article of a new series on claimants in the South China Sea dispute, we examine the historical reasoning, diplomacy, and island-building underpinning China’s claim.

Battle for Key Port Rages in Yemen

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Another ceasefire evaporates as the vital port of Hodeida erupts in fighting.

Germany: CDU Hopefuls Vie for Merkel’s Spot

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As one era draws to a close, the CDU leadership race teases a new one.

Bolsonaro in Brazil: Good News for the US, Setback for China

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Trump has gained a kindred spirit in South America.

China’s Empire of Debt

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Chinese investment has rejuvenated some developing countries and left others locked in a spiral of unsustainable debt.

Global Forecast (11-05-2018)

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Ebola spreading in DRC, Bank of Japan mulling an end to Abenomics, and Iran finds itself under US sanctions once again.

Iran Sanctions: The Triumph of Short-Term Thinking

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Iran sanctions are disruptive for both energy markets and US strategy toward the Middle East.

Is Pakistan’s PM Imran Riding the Tiger?

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Pakistan's state institutions have long nurtured religious fundamentalism, but sooner or later the chickens will come home to roost.

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